Lab9_10-9: 4 Major Types of Mobile App

According to the authors of The NativeScript Book, Branstein, there are 4 major types of mobile apps:

Native (Objective-C, or Swift for Apple, and Java for Android)

hybrid (PhoneGap/Cordova)

cross compiled (Xamarin), and

just-in-time (JIT) compiled (NativeScript).

Branstein’s interpretation of each architectures are the following:

virual(sic) machine should be JavaScript virtual machine (Branstein, The NativeScript Book, p24).


Above taken from: Mike Branstein, Nick Branstein. “The NativeScript Book.” iBooks.

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